Press Releases

Clyburn Reacts to Matthew Perry's Passing

Aug 1, 2011 Press Release

(Washington, DC) – Sixth District Congressman and Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement in reaction to the passing of Judge Matthew Perry:

Clyburn Floor Statement On Sen. Reid's Budget Control Act

Jul 30, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered remarks during House consideration of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s updated version of the Budget Control Act. Following are his remarks as prepared:

Clyburn Statement on Medicare Anniversary

Jul 29, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Health

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on tomorrow’s 46th anniversary:

Clyburn Statement on Boehner Bill

Jul 29, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on Speaker Boehner's debt ceiling bill:

Clyburn Floor Statement On Short-Term Debt Ceiling Increase Bill

Jul 28, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today delivered remarks on the Floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Speaker Boehner’s Short-Term Debt Ceiling Increase bill. Following are his remarks as prepared:

Clyburn Statement on Boehner Plan

Jul 25, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on Speaker Boehner's plan to raise the debt ceiling:

Clyburn Statement on Norwegian Terrorist Attacks

Jul 23, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Defense and National Security

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on the terrorist attacks in Norway yesterday:

Clyburn Statement on Boehner's Walkout

Jul 22, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today issued the following statement on House Speaker John Boehner's decision to jeopardize our nation's financial future by walking out on negotiations:

Clyburn Statement on "Gang of Six" Plan

Jul 20, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today released the following statement on the deficit reduction plan proposed by a bipartisan group of senators:

Clyburn Statement on Latest Republican Proposal to End Medicare, Kill Jobs

Jul 19, 2011 Press Release
Issues: Spending Cuts and Debt

WASHINGTON, DC—Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn today commented on the House Republican Majority’s latest extreme budget proposal.

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